Derby Advice Training Courses

The Derby Advice Team are part of Derby Homes, based at the Council House. The team provides free, confidential advice about 

Benefits – to all Derby City residents 
• Debt – to Derby Homes tenants 

The Derby Advice Team are running a number of training courses, covering recent changes in welfare and benefits. These courses are aimed at people working with those who may need to apply for benefits, or who are already in receipt of them. 

The full programme of events can be downloaded on the right of this page. 

All courses take place at Derby City Council, The Council House, Corporation Street, Derby DE1 2FT

To book on a course you should contact the Derby Advice Triage team on 01332 643394 to reserve a place, or email You will receive joining instructions before the course.

If you have any other queries then please contact Johanna Roberts, Derby Advice Manager on 01332 643408 or

If you are not an employee of either Derby Homes or Derby City Council and would like to attend one of the courses our charges are: 

One day course - £40 per person 

Half day course - £25 per person